Suzanne Somers Dead at 76

Suzanne Somers Dead at 76

Sad News. We lost a great 70’s and 80’s start today. Suzanne Somers has died. She lived with and battled cancer with great spirit for decades. The announcement came from her husband Alan Hamel this morning. Among many many aspects of her life-she was a devoted and funny friend to Dorothy, Jillian and me and GooddayLA. She was about to turn 77

From Deadline:
Suzanne Somers, best known for her ditsy comedy turn in the hit television series Three’s Company, has died. She was 76. “Suzanne Somers passed away peacefully at home in the early morning hours of October 15th.

She survived an aggressive form of breast cancer for over 23 years,” Somers’ longtime publicist R. Couri Hay wrote in a statement to People shared on behalf of the actress’ family. “Suzanne was surrounded by her loving husband Alan, her son Bruce, and her immediate family,” the statement continued. “Her family was gathered to celebrate her 77th birthday on October 16th.

Instead, they will celebrate her extraordinary life, and want to thank her millions of fans and followers who loved her dearly.”